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  • Entomology 524996 MCZ Entomology
  • Cardiocondyla venustula
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Graeme Hall Swamp, Christchurch Parish
  • Barbados: Christ Church Parish: Lesser Antilles
  • 3-19-98
Identifications
Cardiocondyla venustula Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Cardiocondyla venustula
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Barbados
State/Province: Christ Church Parish
Island Group: Lesser Antilles
Specific Locality: Graeme Hall Swamp, Christchurch Parish
Verbatim Locality: Barbados: Christchurch Parish.; Graeme Hall Swamp.
General Habitat: Disturbed red and white mangrove forest to 60' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 3-19-98
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC B-62
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=queen determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Remarks: [3w, 1 male, 1 Q to M. Deyrup 12-06][10w, 4 males, 3Q in MCZ 12-06]
Microhabitat: Rotten log on swamp dirt road in partial shade 6-12" above water level. Grassy area. Firm but moist. Easily picked apart with knife.
Media
 
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.9

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Media Details
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.9